July on course to be hottest month ever, say climate scientists
July 16, 2019 What Causes Global Warming 0 Comments
If global trends continue for another fortnight, it will beat previous two-year-old record
Record temperatures across much of the world over the past two weeks could make July the hottest month ever measured on Earth, according to climate scientists.
The past fortnight has seen freak heat in the Canadian Arctic, crippling droughts in Chennai and Harare and forest fires that forced thousands of holidaymakers to abandon campsites in southern France and prompted the air force in Indonesia to fly cloud-busting missions in the hope of inducing rain.